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Cheap train tickets from Peoria to Springfield, IL

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Peoria to Springfield, IL?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest Train1h 30m
Trains Per Day10
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Peoria to Springfield, IL?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Peoria to Springfield is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Peoria to Springfield was $25.67. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $5.08 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Peoria to Springfield, IL?

The distance between Peoria and Springfield is approximately 63.13 miles, or 101.57 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Peoria to Springfield?

On Monday trains from Peoria to Springfield are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Peoria to Springfield?

Typically there are 10 schedules to compare for your trip to Springfield. One train carrier operates regular service on the Peoria to Springfield route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Peoria to Springfield, usually offering 10.455 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Springfield with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

One train company connects Peoria to Springfield

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Peoria to Springfield start from $25.00, and on average cost $29.27. Daily there are 10.454545 Amtrak schedules to Springfield. Amtrak in Peoria leaves from City Link Transit Ctr - 407 SW Adams St and one other station. And in Springfield trains arrive at 100 N Third St,

From Peoria to Springfield train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Springfield faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 30 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $30.50 for a one-way train ticket to Springfield.

Avg. Time
3h 27m
Avg. Price
$29.27

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Peoria with trains to Springfield. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • City Link Transit Ctr - 407 SW Adams St
  • Bradley University Student Ctr - 915 Elmwood Ave
There is one train station where trains from Peoria arrive in Springfield:
  • 100 N Third St

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